Archive | February, 2013

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Bars

21 Feb

A pictureless entry! Oh no! I made these and handed them off to a friend for his birthday before I remember to snap a shot. Next time I make them, I’ll try to remember to grab a picture and throw it up here.

These bars are incredibly moist and disappeared very, very quickly. There is just enough chocolate and sweetness without being too overpowering in either.

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Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies

18 Feb

chocolate chip merengue cookies

I tried to mix healthy and unhealthy for the Superbowl party I attended, so this was my healthy dessert.  These are also pretty easy to whip up, especially if you have a stand mixer.

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Vanilla Fudge

18 Feb

vanilla fudge done

I got this recipe from my mom. I’ve been wanting for awhile to make real fudge, not the quick stuff ¬†with condensed milk and chocolate chips, as tasty as that is too. I still have to make the chocolate version, but this vanilla version is amazing. I did have to make it twice as I made some of the common fudge making errors the first time and it got all gritty and didn’t quite set up the first time around. I’m posting pictures of both versions of the fudge and I’ll post comments along the way and combine them all again at the end to help you out if this is your first time too!

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Big Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

7 Feb

choc chip cookie single 1.1.13choc chip cookies lot 1.1.13

I made this recipe for the first time a little over a year ago. They were a hit, but I haven’t made them since because they are so huge and I try to limit the size of my sweets. However, they were too good to resist making again!

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